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Richard Jenkins
Is the Waverly post office worth saving?
Is the Waverly post office worth saving?

City Council member Mary Pat Clarke is so angry about a U.S. Postal Service proposal to close the post office in Waverly that she held a press conference there last month and publicly derided the plan, shouting, "Return to sender." But that's what some north Baltimore residents are saying about the Waverly post office, 3000 Homewood Ave., which serves the Oakenshawe, Guilford and Abell areas. The financially struggling Postal Service is recommending closing 3,700 post offices nationwide — including 41 in Maryland and eight in Baltimore — and laying off 120,000 workers in the face of an $8 billion budget shortfall. But the Waverly post office is a debatable...